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Is it time to replace or upgrade your existing order management system? This comprehensive report of technology providers will help you compare and contrast various order management systems, and help guide your decision.
Sure, your order management and fulfillment system should be able to take a snapshot of your data for yesterday and today, but what about tomorrow? How will the multiple multichannel promotions you have in place and have planned affect demand? How many SKUs will you need of which items two weeks from now, or a month out?
Implementing an order management and fulfillment solution is a team effort, which requires solid project management to identify all necessary steps that should be assigned to a timeline along with designations of responsibility.
The Holy Grail of multichannel commerce is unifying databases to simplify both the management of all business data and the operation of systems that rely on it, thus eliminating independent data silos that segregate data and require duplication of effort
Avoid these 10 mistakes in the system selection and acquisition process and make the changes you are seeking changes for good.
It has never been easy getting reporting and analysis tools into multichannel environments that satisfy all the potential users. Some of this is a data issue, some of it reflects varying users
Most multichannel merchants are familiar with the two domi
Coordinating this is a tall order. It is not surprising that software vendors in the OMS field either acquire other related vendors to make it easier to manage and support their solutions, or are acquired by other companies who value some or all of what the acquired company can provide.
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